Monday, 20 May 2019
Category: Muslim News

‘Halal Pork’ company apologises, blames printer error

It was a mistake. We have withdrawn products – Owner Yesterday, the Nigerian Muslim community woke up to a rude shock, following viral social media images of packaged pork meat supposedly for public consumption, with a symbol authenticating same as Halal (lawful) for Muslims. The picture of the packaged “halal pork”, one of the products […]

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MSSNLagos to feed 5000 Muslims at ‘Mother of all Iftars’

The much awaited annual programme of the Muslim Students’ Society of Nigeria (MSSN), Lagos State Area Unit, tagged “Iftar 5000”, will hold tomorrow, Thursday, May 16, and organisers say no fewer than five thousand Muslim faithful are expected to attend the Iftar, which is billed to be one of the biggest gatherings in the month […]

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10 influential Igbo Muslims from South-East Nigeria

An overwhelming number of netizens, including renowned security expert and author, Ambassador Abayomi Nurain Mumuni, participated in the Muslim News Ramadan Quiz which was conducted yesterday on all our social media handles. As part of the series celebrating the Ndigbo Muslims in the blessed month of Ramadan, we asked for the names of five prominent […]

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Ndigbo Muslims: The Neglected Minority in South-East Nigeria

By Rasheed Abubakar The Muslims in Ibo (or Igbo) land might be in the minority, but we at Muslim News Nigeria use the occasion of this Ramadan to rejoice with them and thank Allah for guiding them to Islam, the pure monotheistic religion of their forefather, Prophet Ibrahim (Abraham). Historically, the reversions of the Igbos […]

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Muslim News Nigeria celebrates Muslim media icons

– Dedicates cover page to them By Mansur Ismaila Muslim News Nigeria has honoured a select group of Muslim media icons who have done Islam proud via their work in the different genres of journalism in Nigeria. This it did by publishing a canvas of their names and pictures on its latest cover. The said […]

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Ramadan Guide Day 7: Origin of Tafsir by Femi Abbas

From the beginning of Ramadan, every year, Muslims congregate in various Mosques or Learning Centres where the exposition of the Qur’an (Tafsir) is rendered by learned Muslim scholars. This is in accordance with the Prophetic tradition which encourages better understanding of the Qur’an. Linguistically, Tafsir means exposition. But technically, it means the comprehensive analysis of […]

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Ramadan Guide Day 6: If You Are Tempted By Femi Abbas

Nigeria is a home of temptations. The agents of Satan are many and ubiquitous. They are most active in the sacred month of Ramadan. You will meet them in the neighbourhood, in offices, in commuter buses, in the markets and on the roads. Like Satanic rainbow, they come in various colours carrying with them all […]

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IIIT gathers Northern media scholars to discuss Qur’anic communication

More than 40 Muslim lecturers drawn from departments of mass communication and media studies in various universities and tertiary institutions in Northern Nigeria participated in a just concluded seminar on the integration of knowledge, an initiative of the International Institute of Islamic Thought (IIIT). The three-day seminar, with the theme, ‘Communication in the Qur’an’, was […]

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